Origin of colloquialism
Examples from the Web for colloquialism
“Shut up,” the hacker responded, using a Farsi colloquialism.
It is colloquialism; but it is such colloquialism as ghosts or vampires would use.Visions and Revisions|John Cowper Powys
"Draw my mug," we might say, although translation does not go far to render that sort of colloquialism.Fragments of an Autobiography|Felix Moscheles
When it came to the point, our Neiden carriers, to use a colloquialism, climbed down abjectly.Through Arctic Lapland|Cutcliffe Hyne